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Job title: Operations Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
  • Engineering
Job published: 2019-10-01
Job ID: 33651
Contact name: Jan van Dyk, Heather Johnson
Phone number: 021 531 2015
Contact email:,

Job Description

Our client, a start-up medical logistics company responsible for last-mile delivery, seeks to employ a dynamic Operations Manager to set up and run various aspects of the business.

For the position you would be required to have:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Logistics, Commerce or Engineering
  • Sound project and program management experience
  • Experience in contract and SLA (service level agreement) management
  • Ability to set up and build a business from scratch
  • Sound understanding of IT systems for supply chain activities
  • Flexibility to move throughout South Africa
  • Fluent in Xhosa

A plus if you also bring:

  • Understanding of key public health linkages
  • Understanding of township transport economics and logistics

Responsibilities would include you to:

  • Create logistics infrastructure, process and system design to support last mile supply chain strategy
  • Create an integrated logistics development plan with appropriate initiatives focusing on community health capacity and network optimisation
  • Continuous initiatives in supply chain operations
  • Ensure that appropriate logistics solutions are implemented to meet business requirements
  • Implement a community franchise strategy in line with leadership, diversity, transformational and legislative requirements to create people capacity to deliver strategy

Please apply online or contact Jan van Dyk or Heather Johnson on 021 – 531 2015 for more information

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